Ahead of Sunday night’s premiere of I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!, Channel Ten officially revealed the names of three famous cast mates.
But fans have expressed mixed reactions to the official unveiling, with many failing to recognise the A-list trio of competitors.
‘Who are these people?’ one confused fan wrote beneath a picture of tennis ace Bernard Tomic, actress Kerry Armstrong and AFL star Josh Gibson which was shared on I’m A Celebrity’s Instagram account.
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‘Who is [sic] Josh and Kerry, never heard of them!’ another wrote.
‘Lol I think I know who Kerry is other than that no idea who they are’, a third Instagram user chimed in.
Others slammed the controversial casting of bad boy Bernard, who has had a turbulent tennis career.
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‘Very disappointed Tomic is going in, this USED to be my favourite show, he has turned me off wanting to watch now’, one distressed fan complained.
‘That will do me, why would you guys put that Tomic brat in there, won’t be watching it this year’ a second cricitised.
However, there were a number of others who were excited to see the sportsman enter the South African jungle.
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An excited potential viewer enthused: ‘Tomic will be heaps funny..I’m sure there will be plenty of people in there to upset him and give him grief.
And beneath the Instagram post was another user who could barely contain her emotions ahead of the premiere.
‘I’m so excited for tonights episode ! Got the cheese and dip platter made in the fridge, drinks stocked up and family will be gathering around to watch the best TV show on TV’, the fan wrote.
‘Chris Brown &Julia Morris I could not imagine any other host for this show, you both make this show with your jokes and personality. I also think it’s amazing that the celebrities are raise funds for their chosen charities,’ the praise continued.
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